A problem with the Let’s Encrypt Certificate Authority’s ACME protocol was detected on January 9, 2018.
It turned out that by exploiting a vulnerability in the ACME TLS-SNI-01 challenge type, malicious users could obtain SSL certificates for domains they did not control.
Let’s Encrypt acted immediately and disabled TLS-SNI-01 support.What is the TLS-SNI-01 vulnerability about?…
SSL certificates have become a must-have attribute for websites since Google declared secure HTTPS connections a ranking factor and especially since the search engine giant voiced its intention to start flagging all non-HTTPS pages as insecure later in 2017 in a visible-to-the-Chrome-user manner.
The hype around SSLs has made SSL providers reconsider the pricing of certificates so as to…
SSL certificates are the security guards of websites and, as such, they play an increasingly important role.
Especially now that Google has defined SSLs as a potentially strong website ranking factor, not only e-stores and subscription portals are expected to be SSL-protected.
SSLs are becoming a symbol of trust and security and you can get them as stand-alone products from…